Exclusive: Man United fans reveal who should start vs FC Rostov
Manchester United face FC Rostov tonight in a Europa League clash that could go a long way to defining Jose Mourinho’s debut season at Old Trafford.
The Portuguese has already provided silverware in the form of the EFL Cup but United fans will be desperate for their side to make a statement on the continental stage. And currently six points away from a top four spot, the Europa League could be the club’s best chance of Champions League qualification this term.
Losing against inferior opposition at home, meanwhile, certainly won’t reflect well on Mourinho following a 1-0 defeat to his former employers Chelsea on Monday night and will leave United with little to play for this season, barring an uphill battle to claim a place in the top four.
With a vast squad at his disposal, tonight’s lineup selection could well be the most important of Mourinho’s United career thus far – so we asked fans earlier this week to vote for who should be in the starting XI.
The results of our exclusive poll are now in; United fans voted for five changes to the XI that lost to Chelsea and a switch back to Mourinho’s more customary 4-2-3-1 formation. Here’s a look at who the fans picked…